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Hotel Equator

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Jl Pakis Argosari 47, Surabaya 60225, Indonesia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in Equator 4 nights. Like most reviewer pointed out, this us great hotel with strategic location near Mayjend Sungkuno and yet away from the noise, lots of green in hotel surrounding. Front office is highly efficient and helpful. Room is spacious with nice designed furniture, but the carpet and toilet are dirty and smelly; water pressure is very low,... More

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Perth, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a lovely hotel for the price, tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Jalan Mayjend Sungkono in Surabaya but still very close to all the major areas on Surabaya. Very friendly staff most of whom speak english, beautiful gardens clean rooms and linen, carpets could do with replacing in some rooms and a repaint wouldnt go astray. Very... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
34 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Great resort style hotel; nice room with some seriously beautiful furniture; nice facilities; decent breakfast; even greater for its' location in the quiet corner of the very busy West Surabaya Centre, suitable for both business and leisure. I'm sure it has live up to its' 4 stars standard in the past. Now, some serious makeover, on utilities, maintenance and housekeeping,... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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52 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

My first stay at this hotel as all my other choices were fully booked. Would have been a great place to holiday or stay a few years back as it is of the "resort/chalets" type. But the rooms and the grounds are in need of a total revamp. The room I stayed in was split-level and well furnished with stuff... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

The hotel design is nice. Thats all thats positive about this hotel. This hotel is extremely dirty! At arrival the sheets of the bed are dirty. Not cleaned after last guest. They don't answer the phone when you call reception. Had to ring 3 times. after diner at the hotel I became sick. The breakfast, no coffee, the dishes are... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

We spent 2 nights at this hotel on February 2013. The room was perfect, clean, and there are bathtub and shower altogether. The staff are all nice and helpful. The breakfast buffet was nice with varyous menu and new choices for new day. The pool was great and there are 2, one for adult and the other for children. We... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

I had visited Equator hotel in 2008 and had a very nice stay for 2 days. On my next trip to Surabaya I decided to stay there again, but it was disappointing. It was amazing how much the hotel had been run down for the last 3 years. The rooms were not clean, we had to change the room twice.... More

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Bangalore, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

Terrible place to stay.. I was there on 18th April, AC was not working in room, made a complaint finally the office boy came after 2 hours and did something saying it's fixed but no luck with it. They close their entrance door with chains by 10'o clock @ night and you have to wake up the office boy if... More

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

(+) Nice environment, nice staff, nice service, quiet room. Some people will love the ethnic style of interior. (-) Unfortunately, my room was not clean enough. I found the dead frog in the corner of the bathroom! Only 2 golf car available for transporting from room to the lobby (it can be so frustating when you in a hurry).

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52 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2011

Checking into my 'room' was a very pleasant surprise - we were shuttled to our quarters by a small motorised vehicle. Each unit actually consists of an individual chalet with two levels - as one enters, there is a small narrow sitting area. Going up the stairs, I was surprised to see a huge bedroom - furnished like it is... More

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Address: Jl Pakis Argosari 47, Surabaya 60225, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Java > East Java > Surabaya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Equator 4*
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